Secretariat Horse Hay Mix

Specialized grass-only mix designed for premium, soft-leaved horse hay. Excellent longterm persistence and yield with no problem species for horses.

Best Use: Dry hay specifically for horses

Adaptation: Suited for all soil types

Management: Cut high (3’’ to 4’’) to allow for maximum regrowth and persistence. Include oats or Italian ryegrass as a companion crop during establishment year. Needs nitrogen to optimize yields; consider split applications.

Planting Date: April – May, August 1 – 25

Seeding: 25-30 lbs/acre. Drill or broadcast and roll. Plant ¼” to ½” deep.




Your hay or pasture grass seed has to work for you—adapted to the purpose, place, and management you have in mind. We usually carry two or more varieties of each species, ranging from high quality forage to more economical selections when forage quality is not as vital. We also have several hay and pasture grass mixes that combine the advantages of several species in one bag.